Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 30th Aug 2006 17:05 UTC, submitted by jcpinto
Linspire Starting today, Linspire does not only offer a free OS, but also its CNR Basic service. " Linspire, Inc., developer of the commercial desktop Linux operating system of the same name and Freespire, the free community desktop Linux operating system, announced the immediate change in pricing for its popular CNR Service from an annual subscription fee based offering to a completely free service." CEO Carmony said: "We're thrilled to now be in a position to offer this excellent service to desktop Linux users absolutely free. CNR really makes using desktop Linux easy, and we want everyone to have access to this quality service."
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So as I stated - how long does linux have to be around for you to consider it non-suicidal and non-sad?

Sure projects come and go for numerous reasons. So what?

Libranet DID do something great, how does the leader of the project passing away unexpectedly make anything suicidal.

How is your sourceforge example suicidal or sad. It is perfect! If people are interested and it is the best solution then it likely will do well. If not then it can sit dormant until it is needed, or until someone is interested, or until someone uses it for a piece of another project.

I guess I just do not get your point. I don't understand what you are getting at. My only question is if this is so sad and suicidal shouldn't it be dead already? And not gaining in popularity?

Edited 2006-08-31 03:50

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